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  • Avalanche Warning for Southern San Luis Valley County, Colorado
  • Avalanche Warning issued March 04 at 9:45AM MST by NWS
  • Effective: Wednesday, March 4, 2015 at 9:45 a.m.
  • Expires: Thursday, March 5, 2015 at 10 a.m.
  • THE FOLLOWING MESSAGE IS TRANSMITTED AT THE REQUEST OF THE
    COLORADO AVALANCHE INFORMATION CENTER.
    ...AVALANCHE WARNING IN EFFECT FOR THE ASPEN, GUNNISON, AND GRAND
    MESA ZONES OF CENTRAL COLORADO...
    ...WARNING TERMINATION FOR THE STEAMBOAT AND FLAT TOPS, AND THE
    NORTH AND SOUTH SAN JUAN ZONES...
    A SERIES OF STORMS HAS BROUGHT SUSTAINED SNOWFALL AND POWERFUL WINDS
    TO COLORADO`S CENTRAL MOUNTAINS. WIDESPREAD NATURAL AND TRIGGERED
    AVALANCHES HAVE OCCURRED AND REMAIN LIKELY TODAY ON AND BELOW ALL
    STEEP SLOPES. BACKCOUNTRY TRAVEL IS NOT RECOMMENDED.
    LAZAR

  • Avalanche Warning for Southern San Luis Valley County, Colorado
  • Avalanche Warning issued February 23 at 6:30AM MST by NWS
  • Effective: Monday, February 23, 2015 at 6:30 a.m.
  • Expires: Tuesday, February 24, 2015 at 12:45 p.m.
  • THE FOLLOWING MESSAGE IS TRANSMITTED AT THE REQUEST OF THE
    COLORADO AVALANCHE INFORMATION CENTER.
    ...AVALANCHE WARNING ISSUED FOR THE SANGRE DE CRISTO,
    SOUTHERN SAN JUAN AND NORTHERN SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS ON MONDAY...
    SIGNIFICANT NEW SNOW WITH MODERATE SOUTHERLY WINDS CREATED DANGEROUS
    AVALANCHE CONDITIONS IN THE BACKCOUNTRY OF THE SOUTHERN MOUNTAINS OF
    COLORADO OVER THE PAST TWO DAYS. LARGE TO VERY LARGE AVALANCHES ARE
    EXPECTED TODAY ACROSS THE WARNING ZONE.
    BACKCOUNTRY TRAVEL INTO OR BELOW AVALANCHE TERRAIN IS NOT
    RECOMMENDED AT THIS TIME. THE WARNING WILL RUN THROUGH AT LEAST NOON
    ON TUESDAY FEBRUARY 24.
    TOEPFER 3/1